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Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: August 1, 2011
†††††††††††††††††† †††† Middlesex
County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††† *News Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: August 1, 2011
County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and South Amboy Police Chief Darren LaVigne
announced today that police have identified an 18-year-old
Sylvester Tejada was identified during an investigation by the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office and the South Amboy Police Department. The investigation is continuing.
An autopsy completed by the Middlesex County Medical Examinerís Office determined that Mr. Tejada died from blunt force trauma and that the death was accidental.
investigation began after a state Department of Transportation maintenance
crew, while spraying herbicide along the highway bridge, over
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Matthew Barcheski of the South Amboy Police Department at (732) 721-0111, or Investigator Sean OíLone of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office at (732) 745-3315.